The first fixture changes for 2011/12 have been announced, affecting ten of United's opening twelve matches in the Barclays Premier League.
Nine of the amendments have been made for live television coverage while another, Everton away, has been brought forward at the request of the police. Details of the changes are as follows:
West Brom away (was Saturday 13 August) - Sunday 14 August KO 16:00, live on Sky
Tottenham home (was Saturday 20 August) - Monday 22 August KO 20:00, live on Sky
Arsenal home (was Saturday 27 August) - Sunday 28 August KO 16:00, live on Sky
Bolton away - Saturday 10 September KO 12:45 or 17:30 tbc, live on ESPN
Chelsea home (was Sat. 17 September) - Sunday 18 September KO 16:00, live on Sky
Stoke away - Saturday 24 September KO 17:30, live on ESPN
*Liverpool away - Saturday 15 October KO 12.45, live on Sky
Man City home (was Sat. 22 October) - Sunday 23 October KO 13:30, live on Sky
Everton away - Saturday 29 October KO 12:00 (police request)
Swansea away - Saturday 19 November KO 17:30, live on ESPN
*The Liverpool away match is subject to further change as a result of the UEFA Champions League Group Stage draw. This draw will take place in Monaco on Thursday 25 August.